By Brian Hughes | 09/25/14 04:55 PM
President Obama announced the resignation of Attorney General Eric Holder Thursday, lamenting the "bittersweet" exit of one of his original Cabinet members but saying his extensive portfolio on civil rights earned him the title of the "people's lawyer."
By Brian Hughes | 09/25/14 01:07 PM
Holder, just one of three remaining members from Obama's original Cabinet, took on an increasingly active role in an administration besieged by unexpected crises.
By Brian Hughes and Kelly Cohen | 09/25/14 12:38 PM
The nation's first black attorney general plans to announce his resignation Thursday, a White House official confirmed to the Washington Examiner.
By Brian Hughes | 09/25/14 12:10 PM
President Obama on Thursday warned that nations "are not moving fast enough" to combat the rapidly spreading Ebola virus in West Africa, saying that without a more forceful response, the epidemic could claim "hundreds of thousands" of lives.
By Becket Adams | 09/25/14 12:00 PM
As U.S. military operations in the Middle East increase in number, President Obama's dovish critics grow increasingly agitated.
09/25/14 11:02 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — White House official says Attorney General Eric Holder is resigning.
By Susan Crabtree | 09/25/14 09:02 AM
The United States sent a powerful message to other United Nations member countries: Join the fight against a vicious new brand of terrorism or risk becoming increasingly irrelevant and world becoming more unstable.
By Washington Examiner | 09/24/14 05:42 PM
This week, the White House has committed another, though less serious, outrage. The Washington Post's Paul Farhi revealed that Obama's staff has been effectively censoring pool reports written by members of the press.
By Zack Colman | 09/24/14 07:55 PM
The president will officially sign a proclamation increasing the Pacific Remote Islands Marine National Monument in the south-central Pacific Ocean on Thursday to 490,000 square miles.
By Brian Hughes | 09/24/14 06:26 PM
"No country has all the answers. No country has perfect practices," the president said at a New York event on transparency.
09/24/14 03:46 PM
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden touted the benefits of investing in the nation's infrastructure in a visit to Virginia Wednesday, highlighting a recent grant to the Port of Virginia that will increase its capacity and lessen traffic burdens. The port was recently named a recipient...
By Becket Adams | 09/24/14 02:19 PM
The 113th Congress is on track to be the least productive in six decades, sending President Obama fewer bills to be signed into law than any president since the end of World War II.
By Byron York | 09/24/14 01:53 PM
The president's problem is that whatever he does, there will be a war debate in Washington by the end of this year.
By Brian Hughes | 09/24/14 01:33 PM
"The United States would obviously stand in full solidarity with our French allies," a senior administration official said.
By Sean Higgins | 09/24/14 01:04 PM
A posting on the Office of Management and Budget's website has indicated that the rulemaking is in its final stage, meaning the announcement could come within days.
By Paul Bedard | 09/30/14
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